2Fold® Reasons for Strategic Partnerships

The idea of a strategic partnership is to find other companies that have something that you don’t have in your bag of tricks. If this analysis passes the mirror test where the “fit” looks the same from the other side, then you have a strategic partnership in the making.

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What is the best insect screen for doors?
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What is the best insect screen for doors?

Sliding screen doors work well and can stack over each other when not in use. If the sliding doors are pocketed, where the panels retire into a hidden pocket in the wall when opened , the sliding screen panels can do the same. Unfortunately, the screen door stack is always visible through even the closed glass panel where they reside when no

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What is a lockbox?
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What is a lockbox?

How It Happens and How You Can Avoid It Innovators are the ultimate optimists. They seek to make things more functional, productive, and resilient. Many of these innovators are entrepreneurs. By nature, entrepreneurs are individuals or small groups often with limited resources. An

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Don’t Innovate Yourself Out of Business
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Don’t Innovate Yourself Out of Business

How It Happens and How You Can Avoid It Innovators are the ultimate optimists. They seek to make things more functional, productive, and resilient. Many of these innovators are entrepreneurs. By nature, entrepreneurs are individuals or small groups often with limited resources. An

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IS THERMAL INSULATION NECESSARY FOR STEEL WINDOWS?
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IS THERMAL INSULATION NECESSARY FOR STEEL WINDOWS?

The steel window and door industry has long been resistant to adding thermal insulation to their products. We need a little history here to help explain the reasons behind the reluctance. Steel was the metal window profile material of choice until the 1960s, when aluminum came onto the scene. Aluminum extrusions were a lot less expensive

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What is the Best Alternative to Crittall & Hope’s?
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What is the Best Alternative to Crittall & Hope’s?

Hope’s and Crittall have been around since the earliest parts of last century. They are household names that have dominated the market for years. They make excellent products, but are they the only option? Are they the best option, for that matter? Not necessarily.

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Can Anyone Compete with Hope’s: the leader in steel windows and doors
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Can Anyone Compete with Hope’s: the leader in steel windows and doors

Hope’s Windows is to steel windows and doors what Coca-Cola is to soft drinks. They are the brand by which all the other manufacturers of steel windows are compared. After being a Hope’s agent in the NYC area for about 16 years, I came to understand the company from the inside out.

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Which folding door is best for me and how do I choose?
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Which folding door is best for me and how do I choose?

95% of a doors life will be spent closed and so the view should be a primary concern. A great view can be made or broken when it comes to outfitting the perfect home. The large opening that looks out onto the deck or patio is the space in question. Before you begin, you need to identify your goal. Most of the time, this

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